JULIE PACE

Clinton heads South, aims for delegate edge over Sanders

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The election calendar may have Democrats voting next in South Carolina, but Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are eyeing bigger prizes in March, a month that will determine whether the Vermont senator can keep pace in the White House race.

Feb. 22, 2016 4:06 AM EST
Southbound, Clinton aims to build delegate edge over Sanders

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The election calendar may have Democrats voting next in South Carolina, but Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are eyeing bigger prizes in March, a month that will determine whether the Vermont senator can keep pace in the White House race.

Feb. 22, 2016 12:43 AM EST
Trump wins big in South Carolina; Clinton takes Nevada

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Donald Trump barreled to victory in South Carolina's Republican primary Saturday, deepening his hold on the GOP presidential field as the race headed into the South.

Feb. 21, 2016 12:35 AM EST
Trump wins in South Carolina, Clinton victorious in Nevada

COLUMBIA, South Carolina (AP) — Donald Trump claimed a big victory in South Carolina's Republican primary Saturday, deepening his hold on the party's presidential field as the contest moved into the South.

Feb. 20, 2016 9:55 PM EST
Pope vs. Trump: 'Not Christian' to only build border walls

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Thrusting himself into the heated American presidential campaign, Pope Francis declared Thursday that Donald Trump is "not Christian" if he wants to address illegal immigration only by building a wall along the U.

Feb. 18, 2016 11:44 PM EST
GOP candidates pushing, maneuvering hard in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Jeb Bush, John Kasich and Marco Rubio are locked in a high-stakes political chess match in South Carolina, strategically moving money and other campaign resources around in a bid to pull ahead in the Republican primary race — or at least keep their campaigns afloat.

Feb. 17, 2016 1:05 PM EST
George W. Bush offers tough takedown, never mentions Trump

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — George W. Bush never mentioned Donald Trump. But with his folksy touch, the former president unleashed a tough takedown of the billionaire businessman who has upended a Republican Party his family has long led.

Feb. 16, 2016 3:29 AM EST
George W. Bush offers tough Trump takedown in campaign debut

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — George W. Bush never mentioned Donald Trump. But with his folksy touch, the former president unleashed a tough takedown Monday of the billionaire businessman who has upended a Republican Party his family has long led.

Feb. 15, 2016 11:47 PM EST
George W. Bush offers tough Trump takedown in campaign debut

CHARLESTON, South Carolina (AP) — George W. Bush never mentioned Donald Trump. But with his folksy touch, the former president unleashed a tough takedown Monday of the billionaire businessman who has upended a Republican Party his family has long led.

Feb. 15, 2016 11:03 PM EST
Supreme Court vacancy highlights stakes in presidential race

WASHINGTON (AP) — The unexpected death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, and the immediate declaration from Republicans that the next president should nominate his replacement, adds even more weight to the decision voters will make in November's general election.

Feb. 15, 2016 12:20 PM EST
Supreme Court vacancy highlights stakes in presidential race

WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidential election just got real.The unexpected death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia — and the immediate declaration from Republicans that the next president should nominate his replacement — adds even more weight to the decision voters will make in November's general election.

Feb. 15, 2016 12:11 PM EST
Supreme Court vacancy is tangible test for 2016 candidates

WASHINGTON (AP) — The stakes in the U.S. presidential election just got higher.The unexpected death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia — and the immediate declaration from Republicans that the next president should nominate his replacement — adds even more weight to the decision voters will make in November's general election.

Feb. 14, 2016 7:22 PM EST
Supreme Court vacancy is tangible test for 2016 candidates

WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidential election just got real.The unexpected death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia — and the immediate declaration from Republicans that the next president should nominate his replacement — adds even more weight to the decision voters will make in November's general election.

Feb. 14, 2016 2:38 PM EST
GOP candidates joust over foreign policy, immigration

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential candidates jousted over immigration and foreign policy in a raucous debate that was shaken by the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia hours before they took the stage.

Feb. 14, 2016 2:57 AM EST
Fight night: Personal attacks, court debate for GOP hopefuls

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Republican White House hopefuls insisted that President Barack Obama step aside and let his successor nominate the next Supreme Court justice, in a raucous Saturday night debate that also featured harshly personal jousting over immigration and foreign policy.

Feb. 13, 2016 11:15 PM EST
Debate: Republican contenders say no court nominee for Obama

GREENVILLE, South Carolina (AP) — Republican White House hopefuls called for President Barack Obama to step aside and allow his successor to nominate the next Supreme Court justice, in a debate jolted by Saturday's death of conservative Justice Antonin Scalia.

Feb. 13, 2016 11:13 PM EST
Rubio under pressure as Republicans debate in South Carolina

GREENVILLE, South Carolina (AP) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio enters Saturday night's Republican presidential debate facing immense pressure to right his campaign after faltering badly in the last contest and finishing a disappointing fifth in the New Hampshire primary.

Feb. 13, 2016 11:19 AM EST
Clinton, Sanders clash over minorities, money _ and Obama

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial backing of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate and clashed heatedly over their support for Barack Obama as the presidential race shifted toward states with more minority voters.

Feb. 11, 2016 11:37 PM EST
Clinton says Sanders making promises that 'cannot be kept'

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial support of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate, a polite but pointed contest that marked a shift in the primary toward states with more minority voters.

Feb. 11, 2016 10:42 PM EST
Trump and Sanders big winners, riding voter frustration

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders rode a wave of voter frustration with American politics to commanding victories in Tuesday's New Hampshire primaries, adding crucial credibility to their upstart candidacies.

Feb. 10, 2016 2:08 AM EST
Rivals see opportunity in NH primary after Rubio stumbles

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio's uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for president.

Feb. 8, 2016 3:38 AM EST
After Rubio stumbles, rivals see opening in New Hampshire

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio's uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for president.

Feb. 8, 2016 1:10 AM EST
Rubio under fire in GOP debate after rise in polls

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican debate, with rivals vigorously challenging his readiness to be president and the depth of his expertise as they sought to salvage their own White House hopes.

Feb. 7, 2016 1:51 AM EST
Cruz tops Trump in Iowa; Clinton, Sanders too close to call

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, a fiery conservative loathed by his own party's leaders, swept to victory in Iowa's Republican caucuses Monday, overcoming billionaire Donald Trump and a stronger-than-expected showing by Florida Sen.

Feb. 2, 2016 1:35 AM EST
Cruz defeats Trump in Iowa; Clinton, Sanders in tight race

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Ted Cruz, a fiery, conservative Texas senator loathed by his own party's leaders, swept to victory in Iowa's Republican caucuses Monday, overcoming billionaire Donald Trump and Florida Sen.

Feb. 2, 2016 12:45 AM EST
Trump's absence from debate gives rivals room to talk issues

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Front-runner Donald Trump's boycott of the final Republican debate before the Iowa caucuses created space for his rivals to delve more deeply into their differences on immigration, foreign policy and their approach to governing.

Jan. 29, 2016 9:17 AM EST
GOP rivals mock Trump, try to make the most of his absence

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Absent Donald Trump, the Republican presidential candidates strained to take advantage of a rare opportunity to step out of the front-runner's shadow in Thursday night's debate — a staid, policy-heavy contest that offered a glimpse of what the GOP contest might have been without the unpredictable businessman.

Jan. 29, 2016 1:46 AM EST
Republican rivals mock Trump, try to make most of absence

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidates strained to take advantage of a rare opportunity to step out of front-runner Donald Trump's shadow in Thursday night's debate — a policy-heavy contest that offered a glimpse of what the party contest might have been without the unpredictable businessman.

Jan. 28, 2016 11:17 PM EST

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